Already yearning for the holiday season? We're with you. Check out these local events if you're an art aficionado or just looking for some gifts for loved ones.
Friday: Yarborough Fundraising Art Show
Head over to the newly renovated Yarborough Association space this Friday for a fundraising art show and pop up event. There will be DJ sets, live piano, coffee cocktails and a chance to see the print studio. If you love supporting local businesses and artists, this is the event for you.
When: 7 -11 p.m.
Where: 2745 Bloomington Ave S., Minneapolis
Cost: $5 or, for people 21+, $8 for entry and drinks
Saturday: Yard & Yarn Fiber Arts Market
Check out the best offerings from talented contemporary textile and fiber artists across the state of Minnesota. Local makers working in the areas of crochet, dressmaking, knitting, macrame, quilting, sewing and weaving will be showing off their best work. If you've been looking for a funky, crocheted wall hanging, new threads for your wardrobe or want some advice on knitting from pros, then stay in the loop about this event.
When: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Where: Textile Center, 3000 University Ave. SE, Minneapolis
Sunday: Urban Growler Holiday Market
Looking for a chill holiday shopping experience (for once)? At Urban Growler, Minnesota's first woman-owned microbrewery, there will be more than 20 makers showcasing artisan gifts. With beer in hand, browse the selection of jewelry, ceramics, woodwork, homewares, giftables and more this Sunday.
When: 2 - 7 p.m.
Where: Urban Growler Brewing Company, 2325 Endicott St., St. Paul